0
We're unable to sign you in at this time. Please try again in a few minutes.
Retry
We were able to sign you in, but your subscription(s) could not be found. Please try again in a few minutes.
Retry
There may be a problem with your account. Please contact the AMA Service Center to resolve this issue.
Contact the AMA Service Center:
Telephone: 1 (800) 262-2350 or 1 (312) 670-7827  *   Email: subscriptions@jamanetwork.com
Error Message ......
Article |

Promoting the Health of Adolescents: New Directions for the Twenty-first Century

Anne B. Bruner, MD; Alain Joffe, MD, MPH
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 1995;149(1):104-105. doi:10.1001/archpedi.1995.02170130106033.
Text Size: A A A
Published online

ABSTRACT

Proposals to reform the health care, education, and welfare systems are making news now more than ever before. The concept that adolescent health deserves special consideration as these reforms go forward is supported by the recent publication of the AMA Guidelines for Adolescent Preventive Services (GAPS). The GAPS National scientific Advisory Board was cochaired by Susan G. Millstein, PhD, who, along with Anne C. Petersen, PhD, and Elena O.

Nightingale, MD, PhD, have edited Promoting the Health of Adolescents: New Directions for the Twenty-first Century. The volume is a collection of essays that reflect the multifactorial influences on adolescent health and well-being and present a biopsychosocial view of health, defined by the World Health Organization as "a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being, not merely the absence of disease and infirmity."

With the support of the Carnegie Council on Adolescent Development, the editors have produced a text that

Topics

Sign in

Create a free personal account to sign up for alerts, share articles, and more.

Purchase Options

• Buy this article
• Subscribe to the journal

First Page Preview

View Large
First page PDF preview

Figures

Tables

References

Correspondence

CME
Meets CME requirements for:
Browse CME for all U.S. States
Accreditation Information
The American Medical Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The AMA designates this journal-based CME activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM per course. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Physicians who complete the CME course and score at least 80% correct on the quiz are eligible for AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM.
Note: You must get at least of the answers correct to pass this quiz.
You have not filled in all the answers to complete this quiz
The following questions were not answered:
Sorry, you have unsuccessfully completed this CME quiz with a score of
The following questions were not answered correctly:
Commitment to Change (optional):
Indicate what change(s) you will implement in your practice, if any, based on this CME course.
Your quiz results:
The filled radio buttons indicate your responses. The preferred responses are highlighted
For CME Course: A Proposed Model for Initial Assessment and Management of Acute Heart Failure Syndromes
Indicate what changes(s) you will implement in your practice, if any, based on this CME course.
Submit a Comment

Multimedia

Some tools below are only available to our subscribers or users with an online account.

Sign in

Create a free personal account to sign up for alerts, share articles, and more.

Purchase Options

• Buy this article
• Subscribe to the journal

Related Content

Customize your page view by dragging & repositioning the boxes below.

Jobs
brightcove.createExperiences();